Registered Nurse with Ten years of dedicated health care experience within a variety of setting such as: Hospital, Juvenile facility, Home Health, and Office settings. Team player, efficient, dependable caregiver who is able and capable of managing numerous cases concurrently without losing sight of the most important job which is ensuring highest standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs.
Certifications and Licenses
CPR certified through American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification 2016-2018
CPI Nonviolent Crisis Intervention 2016-2017
RN 9342590 04/2016-04/2018
Medication administration expert
Skilled in conducting physical examinations
Pediatric exams competence
Bi-lingual in English, French, Creole
computerized charting specialist
IV drug therapy management
Psych and mental health care proficiency
Strong medical ethic
Computerized charting specialist
Diabetes, Hospice and Stroke Patient Care
Infection control standards expert
Body mechanics knowledge
RN-Mental Health07/2012 to Current Lawnwood Regional Medical CenterFort Pierce, FL
Assisted patients with multiple chronic diagnoses including COPD and asthma.
Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care.
Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments. Implemented new floor assignments based on evaluation of staffing requirements. Provided education to patients on detox and withdrawal, medications, addiction, recovery, coping skills and community resources. Provided necessary health education training for patients.
Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through a team nursing process covering 8-10 high acuity patients per shift. Admission/Discharge/Transfer. Carries out physician orders; Assesses
plans and evaluates patient care needs.
with Pyxis medication distribution machine and computer charting.
Assessed patients in active withdrawal and provided interventions to manage physical and psychological withdrawal symptoms.
RN-Home Health Nurse01/2014 to 12/2015 Visiting Nurses AssociationStuart, FL
Oasis admission/follow up/discharge.
IV therapy, wound care, medication management, diabetic teaching.
Assess and evaluate the effectiveness of services provided while following MD's order and company policies/protocol.
Consults with the attending physician concerning alterations of patient care plans, checks with appropriate supervisor and makes changes as appropriate.
RN-Hemodialysis06/2013 to 08/2014 Fresenius Medical Care North AmericaFort Pierce, Fl
Provides safe and effective delivery of care to patients with ESRD.
Assesses patients' response to hemodialysis treatment therapy, making appropriate adjustments and modifications to the treatment plan as indicated by the prescribing physician.
Reports problems or concerns to the Team Leader or physician.
Actively participates in the pre-evaluation, initiation, monitoring, termination, access homeostasis, and post evaluation of patients receiving hemodialysis treatment therapy according to established FMC procedures.
Reviews, transcribes, and enters physician lab orders accurately into the Medical Information System.
Discusses with patient, and records education related to diet/fluid and medication compliance.
Educates patients regarding laboratory values and the relationship to adequate dialysis therapy, compliance with treatment schedule, medications, and fluid.
Implements, administers, monitors, and documents patient's response to prescribed medications, and notify Physician of adverse reactions.
Reports alert/panic and abnormal labs results to appropriate physician.
Education and Training
NursingCurrentGrand Canyon UniversityPhoenix, AZ, USA
Nursing2012Indian River State CollegeFort Pierce, Fl, USA
General Studies2010Palm Beach State CollegeLake Worth, Fl, USA
Intravenous therapy, MEDITECH, Point-Of-Care, computerized charting, People skills: great bedside manner, enthusiastic people person, team-player, trustworthy, advanced problem-solving, great organizational skills